Public Prosecutor’s Office

for Prosecuting Criminal Offences Related to and Arising from the Content of the Illegally Intercepted Communication

Who we are?

The Public Prosecutor’s Office for Prosecuting Criminal Offences Related to and Arising from the Content of the Illegally Intercepted Communication, known as the Special Prosecutor’s Office, was established with the Law on the Public Prosecutor’s Office for Prosecuting Criminal Offence Related to and Arising from the Content of the Illegally Intercepted Communication, adopted by the Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia on the 15th of September 2015 and with the appointment of Mrs. Katica Janeva as the head of this Public Prosecutor’s Office.

The release of the conversations of the illegal interception of communication in 2015, which uncovered systemic problems in the rule of law confirmed by the Priebe Report and the Urgent Reform Priorities created the need for establishment of this Public Prosecutor’s Office.

Mission

The mission of the Special Prosecutor’s Office is to investigate and prosecute criminal offences related to and arising from the content of the illegally intercepted communication and to bring justice by applying the rule of law principle.

The Special Prosecutor’s Office has jurisdiction over the whole territory of the Republic of Macedonia, but is headquartered in Skopje.

PRESS RELEASE

NEWS

In accordance with Article 8 of the Law on the Public Prosecutor’s Office for Prosecuting Criminal Offences Related to and Arising from the Content of the Illegally Intercepted Communication, the Public Prosecutor regularly informs the public of the progress, balancing the ethical and procedural obligations prescribed by law and the public interest to be informed of the course of the investigation and prosecution.

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``Three`` - the third part